The blue-gold metallic sheen on these glass bamboo beads produces a vibrant green hue that is beautifully showcased on the black background. These beads feature a wrapped appearance with a raised band around the middle to resemble a bamboo shoot. Dichroic glass is created by depositing vaporized metals onto sheets of glass. This process produces gorgeous beads with vibrant color and an oily iridescence. These beads are handmade in the USA and may display slight variation in size and appearance. Feel free to browse for more glass bamboo beads. The amazing colors of this bead are hard to capture just by photograph! It glitters with different hints of color depending on the angle. Making dichroic glass beads is a unique process that produces colors that are just as unique. Because of this, color may vary slightly from bead to bead.